If your newborn baby does not pass her/his initial hearing screen, the roadmap below will help your family take the next steps. If you need help navigating this roadmap or have questions, don’t hesitate to contact the Wyoming EHDI Program. A printable/editable version of the roadmap is available here.
It is important that you follow through with any recommendations made by your Hospital Staff, Physician, Child Development Center Staff, EHDI Program Staff, and/or Audiologist.
Newborn Hearing Screening Protocol Procedures are as follows:
If your child is diagnosed with a hearing loss, it is crucial that an Early Intervention Plan is developed and implemented before six months of age
If your baby does not pass the hearing screening, it is important that your baby’s care is right on time! Just remember “1, 3, 6“: